News

June 3, 2015

Prevent Falls to Avoid a Visit to the Emergency Department

Falls are the second leading cause of traumatic injuries in the Portneuf Medical Center (PMC) Emergency Department (ED). Every year, approximately...

May 8, 2015

May is Better Hearing and Speech Month

FREE Speech, Language, Voice and Hearing Screenings May is Better Hearing and Speech Month. 8%–9% of children suffer from speech disorders, but many...

May 7, 2015

Accredited Chest Pain Center

Portneuf Medical Center has received accreditation for our Chest Pain Center from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC), an international...

May 5, 2015

National Nurses Week 2015

There are over 3.1 million registered nurses working to make a difference in the lives of their patients and coworkers every day. Each year, America...

May 3, 2015

It Takes a Team

Thanks to the quick response of Portneuf Medical Center’s trauma program, 15-year-old Dylan Anderson is back where he belongs—on the basketball court...

April 29, 2015

Wrong-way wreck

Two injured in head-on collision BY JOURNAL STAFF Idaho State Journal article Two people were transported to the Portneuf Medical Center following a...

April 27, 2015

PMC recognized for wound care for fourth year in a row

BY JOURNAL STAFF Idaho State Journal article POCATELLO — The Wound Center at Portneuf Medical Center was recognized for clinical excellence for the...

April 3, 2015

Idaho’s Oldest and Newest Flight Program

Portneuf Medical Center is pleased to announce that we are partnering with a new air ambulance provider on April 1, 2015. We have contracted with Air...

February 11, 2015

PMC Supports the Healthy Idaho Plan

It's time for Idaho lawmakers to consider a unique health care plan to increase the quality and efficiency of the care most Idahoans receive, as well...

December 2, 2014

Portneuf Medical Center implants new heart valve for first time

Idaho State Journal/Michael H. O’Donnell - November 30, 2014 POCATELLO — Donald Best, 68, of Blackfoot could care less that he made medical history...